H.E. Amb. Dr. Mohabbat Conveys to H.M. the Emperor Heartfelt Birthday Congratulations.


December 23, 2018: H.E. Ambassador Dr. Bashir Mohabbat was honored with the opportunity to attend the birthday ceremony of H.M. the Emperor of Japan, which is also the National Day of this great nation, at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. Considering the excellent and historical relations between the two nations and the personal roles of Their Majesties the Imperial Family of Japan, this annual celebration is considered to be a most celebratory occasion.

Having the opportunity to personally greet H.M., H.E. Dr. Mohabbat conveyed, on behalf of H.E. President Dr. Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, and the government and people of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan, sincerest congratulations, and wishes for happiness and fulfillment in what is hoped to be a long and prosperous life. In addition, H.E. Dr. Mohabbat expressed to H.M. the Emperor the gratitude of the aforementioned for the noble nation of Japan’s effect-generating cooperation that has been extended to Afghanistan.

Their majesties recalled their unforgettable trip memories to Afghanistan in 1971, when His Majesty was Crown Prince then, and the so kind and wonderful hospitality which they received by their Majesties King Mohammad Zahir Shah, Queen Homaira, the people and government of Afghanistan. Most especially His Majesty’s memories of their trip to Bamiyan Province was a great and remarkable one. While H.E. Dr. Mohabbat sincerely thanked Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress for sharing their stories and memories about Afghanistan humbly ask their Majesties to again pay a visit to Afghanistan. And assured their Majesties that the benevolent and noble nation of Japan, The Imperial Family and the Japanese people have just a fond place in the heart of all Afghans.

H.E. Dr. Mohabbat had the further honor of interacting with Their Majesties the Imperial Family and conveying congratulations to them as well. As the event was also attended by all the heads of the missions from around the world stationed in Tokyo, along with their respected spouses, H.E. Ambassador Mohabbat also had the pleasure to greet them.